Which is likely the best sentence? 'Please tell me when you're ready. /OR/ Please let me know when you're ready.' Why?
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AT ONE'S WITS' END is a phrase that means to be overwhelmed with difficulties and at a loss as to what to do next. Sentence example: I ended up taking nearly 4 hours to finish checking my email, and I was nearly at my wits' end.
A BLOODY-MINDED PERSON is someone being deliberately uncooperative and difficult instead of being helpful.
A roux is a mixture of a fat, such as butter, and flour, that is used to make a sauce or a gravy. The term roux is derived from the French culinary term beurre roux, which means browned butter. Rue means to regret something, to wish one may undo something. Rue carries a connotation of bitterness. Rue is a transitive verb, which is a verb that takes an object. Related words are rues, rued, ruing. The word rue is derived from the Old English word hrēow, which means repentance. A roué is a debauched man, usually an elderly debauched man. The word roué is borrowed from the French, it is the past participle of the verb rouer, which means to break on the wheel. The wheel in this case is an instrument of torture or punishment, which is perhaps fitting for the trespasses of a debauched man. Note that roué retains the accent.
Here's a list of some basic useful expressions a traveler should know when visiting Moscow, Russia: 1) Hello = (ZDRAstvuyte) 2) Good morning = (doBroye Utro) 3) How are you? = (kak deLA?) 4) I'm fine, thank you = (haraSHO, spaSIbo) 5) Where is the metro? = (gde meTRO?)
As nouns the difference between corset and cosset is that corset is a woman's foundation garment, reinforced with stays, that supports the waistline, hips and bust while cosset is a pet; often specifically a pet lamb.
Festivus is a holiday created to be an alternative to Christmas. It was introduced to the American public by the situation comedy, Seinfeld. The 1997 episode of Seinfeld was entitled The Strike. In the episode, George’s father presides over the family’s Festivus celebration, which consists of the raising of an aluminum pole, feats of strength and the airing of grievances. Obviously invented as a comedic device, the idea of Festivus has spread into American culture and is sometimes celebrated as an addition to the Christmas festivities. The exact methods of observing the holiday of Festivus are open to interpretation, based on the scant information available in the Seinfeld episode. Interestingly, the tradition of Festivus was derived from an actual holiday invented by the father of one of the writers on the Seinfeld show, which commemorated his and his wife’s first date. Note that Festivus is spelled with a capital F.
Libya scores the highest in statistics with the 'worst' or the lowest level of English.
Here is a list of Stages of Language Development in Children: 1) Babbling stage 2) One-word stage 3) Two-word stage 4) Telegraphic stage or early multiword stage 5) Later multiword stage
IMITATE means to copy, take or follow as a model while EMULATE mean to match or surpass (a person or achievement), typically by imitation.